The player takes control of officer Nick Mendoza, who has just become a detective. Scratch and his accomplice, veteran analyst Khai Minh Dao, go after the drug inventory network from the lanes to the source. The two investigators come to understand that power and corruption can influence both sides of the law. Gameplay concentrates on fighting crime in Miami amid a drug war. The highly anticipated Battlefield Hardline is now available for players to get their hands on.